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Kent Conservation District offers spring seedling sale

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

Download a free catalog with forty species of trees available for this year’s spring seedling sale from the Kent Conservation District. Find conifers, hardwoods and wildlife shrubs being made available this year, as well as many types of wildflower seed and mixes, backyard composters and rain barrels. The sale can accommodate plantings large and small as trees are [...]

Rockford Comedian gets first and last laughs

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

Comedian and Rockford resident Don Peterson Reaching out for laugher—Cooley Law Professor by day, stealth comedian by night, Rockford resident Don Peterson got the first and last laughs at the Elks Lodge, in Flat Rock (Mi), Saturday, March 14 as host and a featured comedian at Comedy Night. Petersen performed for over 300 people and is a well known and busy comedian, [...]

Rockford resident celebrates 105th birthday

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

Childhood photo. Mary Carpenter. The Rockford Squire recognizes lifelong Rockford resident, Mary Carpenter, who celebrated her 105th birthday on Wednesday, March 25. Her church family at Rockford United Methodist Church asks everyone to remember her with a card (belated is fine).  Her address is: Bishop Hills, 4951 Eleven Mile Rd. #28, Rockford, MI 49341. The Rockford [...]

Rockford Garden Club offers scholarship

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

A $500 scholarship is available to Rockford High School seniors planning on attending a college or university in the fall of 2009 to study horticulture, landscape architecture, environmental science or related fields. One scholarship is awarded based on an essay submitted in their field of study. Scholarship applications are available in the Rockford High School Guidance [...]
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